Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

SWEP Position: Co-author for Physics textbook

Dates: May 2019 to August 2019
Deadline:  Friday February 8th, 2019

We are seeking a strong student that is motivated to improve the accessibility of education and implementing active learning based tools in physics. As part of the Queen’s initiative for developing open access resources, we developed the first volume of an open access introductory physics textbook that is specifically designed to complement active learning methodologies. The textbook was used successfully in the Fall semester of the 2018-2019 academic year in the PHYS 104/106 course, and we are seeking a student that is interested in pedagogy to help develop the material in the textbook for the second semester of this course.

 

For further information about requirements and job descriptions, please download the pdf file.

 

SWEP Position: Co-author for Physics textbook